JUST IN: Election tribunal upholds Enugu governor's election

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Enugu has upheld the election of Governor Peter Mbah of Enugu State. PREMIUM TIMES reported that the Independent National Electoral... Read More

Nigerian journalist found dead three days after declared missing

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- A veteran radio reporter in Zamfara State, Hamisu Danjibga, has been found dead in a soakaway pit in his house three days after he was declared missing. PREMIUM TIMES gathered fr... Read More

Tribunal Judgement: Police impose curfew in Kano

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Kano Police Command has announced a 24-hour curfew across the state following the judgement of the Election Petition Tribunal that sacked the state governor, Abba Yusuf. The ... Read More

Why tribunal sacked Kano governor

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday sacked Governor Abba Yusuf of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) while declaring the candidate of the All Pro... Read More

Why ex-Governor Shema worked against Atiku, PDP in 2023 - Aide

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The media office of a former Governor of Katsina State, Shehu Shema, has said he worked against the presidential candidate of his party and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) duri... Read More

Handball: Nigeria qualifies for 2024 IHF Women's Youth World Championship

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- Nigeria has qualified for the 2024 International Handball Federation (IHF) Women's Youth World Championship after defeating Morocco 28-14, on Wednesday, at the ongoing Africa Wome... Read More

Ondo lawmakers begin impeachment process against deputy governor

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Ondo State House of Assembly has directed its Clerk, Benjamin Jaiyeola, to write the Deputy Governor, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, over allegations of gross misconduct levelled against h... Read More

Foreign entities illegally mining Nigeria's gold, other minerals, Tinubu tells UNGA

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- "This is my first address before the General Assembly. Permit me to say a few words on behalf of Nigeria, on behalf of Africa, regarding this year's theme," said Commander-in-Chie... Read More

Tribunal sets date for judgement on LP candidate's petition against Enugu governor

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The Enugu State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal will, on Thursday, 21 September, deliver judgment on the 2023 governorship election in the state. PREMIUM TIMES reported t... Read More

Peter Obi appeals against election court's judgement, submits 51 grounds to Supreme Court

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, has filed an appeal at the Supreme Court seeking to overturn the judgement of the Presidential Election Petition Court (... Read More